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Los Angeles Review of Books (LARB)

Is Islamist violence any worse?

Buzzfeed Canada

A Woman Says A Conservative MP Angrily Kicked Her Door After Not Getting Her Vote

Zionist Groups In Canada Are Jumping On The “Creeping Sharia” Bandwagon


Conservative party leadership advisor helped create anti-Islam organization


“Salafi” does not equal “terrorist”: Stop assuming all conservative Muslims are violent extremists

The Globe and Mail

Did you hear the one about the Muslim comedian?

My Teenage Faith in Jesus was Tied to Joseph–My Mentor


We all love stories about scientific discovery—but we’re blind to the colonialism they perpetuate

China will never advance as a society if it remains obsessed with playing the victim

Al Jazeera English

Provocateur vs racist: The bigotry double standard

Canada’s Tragic Legacy in Afghanistan

Canada’s Foreign Policy: Business Before Human Rights

Canada’s Muslims: From detoxing radicalisation to citizenship

The Stephen Harper doctrine: With me or against me?

Al Jazeera America

Donald Trump and America’s failed center

The TPP risks making US-China relations worse

Chinese stock market rout may lead to political instability

Calls for Islamic reformation are misguided

China’s path to power runs through Pakistan 

Canada doesn’t need a US-style surveillance state

CBC News (selected)

Stingray cellphone-snooping technology needs regulation

Deradicalization is about much more than just religious scripture

‘Securitization’ of Canadian policing leads to lack of accountability

The BDS motion and Canada’s relationship with Israel

Don’t push rosy portrayals of refugee crisis response

Paris attackers can’t be bombed into submission

Stephen Harper is gone, but his legacy isn’t

Canada’s problematic relationship with the U.A.E.

Conservatives losing the public with ‘anti-terrorism’ gimmickry

Harper’s Tories mobilize Canada’s Muslims to vote – but not for him

Good Muslim, Bad Muslim

Climate change: Canada doesn’t even seem to be trying, critic says

The Canada Revenue Agency’s political inquisitions

ISIS: Prime Minister Harper’s top political bogeyman of the day

Trudeau’s silence on Trump’s racist behaviour is unacceptable: Zhou

To prevent extremism, more safe spaces for Muslim youth are needed

Making space for Muslim youth voices within dialogue on Canadian diversity


Lack Of Inclusive Muslim Media Lets Islamophobia Flourish

Literary Review of Canada 

Confronting ISIS How do we respond to terrorism and other geopolitical threats?

Policy Options

The global implications of China’s terrorism problem

Forget about “one-size-fits-all” counter-radicalization policies

The Huffington Post

Refugee Crisis Highlights Need for More Engagement Among Canadians

Duffy Affair Shows Importance of Election-Time Civic Skepticism

Canadian Muslims Must Use Their Votes This Election


Racism in Stephen Harper’s Canada

Middle East Eye

Canada’s racialised militarism

The utter inefficacy of overbearing security laws

Academic Matters

Canada’s university administrators must pay attention to right-wing activism on campuses

Metro Toronto

Mixer for ‘millennial Muslims’ comes to Toronto

Conservatives have more Muslim supporters than you might expect

Stephen Harper prioritized politics ahead of human rights with Mohamed Fahmy

NOW Magazine

Ahmadi Muslim gathering pushes peaceful ­version of Islam

Toronto police’s conduct questioned after they try to pull the plug on rally against Islamophobia

A call to Muslim boys and men to fight violence against women

A guide to Canada’s anti-Islamic groups

Toronto Public Library publishes online guide on how to spot fake news

Racism is masquerading as right-wing populism and free speech on Canadian campuses

Muslim women confront anti-Muslim violence through martial arts

Muslim Leaders Break Bread with Toronto Queers

Briarpatch Magazine

Young Muslims and the Federal Election

The American Conservative

The Left’s Ignorant Islam Critics

Canada’s Patriot Act Moment

Amid Cease-Fires, A Broken Peace Process

The Dangers of Naive Diplomacy


Sartoria Darzi


Conservatives resort to McCarthyism as criticism of Bill C-51 escalates

Harper’s New ‘Anti-terror’ Laws Threaten Basic Freedoms

Canada’s Islamophobia Problem


Devrions-nous etre Charlie Hebdo?

Book Review: The Jihadis Return by Patrick Cockburn

Book Review: The Dogs are Eating Them Now by Graeme Smith

The Islamic Monthly

The Meaning of “Mecca_live”

Omar Khadr and the Passion of Dennis Edney

Justin Trudeau and the Reality of Political Impotence

Embassy Magazine

Inside Syria’s “Arab Nightmare”

Foreign correspondent Fisk talks Harper’s foreign policy and the Arab Awakening

Islamists vs. Liberals: a simplistic portrayal of the Arab Spring

Be tougher enough on Egyptian military: Mazigh


Proposed legislation effectively states that agribusiness and journalism do not mix

Proposed Tory omnibus crime bill raises concerns of civil liberties

Justin Trudeau, Palestine and the politics of right-wing smear campaigns

Dr. Mustafa Barghouti: Canada’s unconditional support for Israeli policy is ‘astonishing’

Muslim Link

Younger generation more sensitive to needs of disabled 

McGill student’s run-in with U.S. border agents prompts lawsuit

Salon’s Glenn Greenwald calls out Ottawa on muddled priorities on terrorism 

Islam Care Centre to expand for more services

Muslim cemeteries to open in Richmond Hill and Ottawa this summer 

Women, youth the focus of CU Israeli Apartheid Week

Prayers essential part of school life: Muslim students

Campaign responds to violence with Prophetic grace

Humanitarian crisis imminent in Africa’s Sahel region

Halifax community could lose Islamic centre

WAMY Canada loses charitable status

Tories pass controversial omnibus crime bill

Dissident Voice

Discourse and Representation in the Post-9/11 World

“Radicalization” and the Future of an Empire

Jumping the Gun on Operation Samosa

Canada’s Disturbing “Solution” to Alleged Islamic Extremism

The Electronic Intifada

Canadian Boat to Gaza to break siege, overcome “aid traps”


The Problem with Irshad Manji

The Ottawa Citizen
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